Daily Announcements

Daily Announcements

Tuesday, November 24th 2020:

-IMPORTANT!!  As recommended by the St. Charles County Department of Public Health: If a member of a student's household has been tested for Covid-19 and is awaiting test results, that student should stay home from school that day and attend classes virtually.  In any case, families should contact school in order to report the absence and obtain any login information necessary. 

-Attention all SCW Staff & Students:  StuCo is holding its annual Food Drive from November 12th to November 24th.  Please help support families in St. Charles by bringing in the following items: Microwavable Pasta/Ramen Noodles, Pop Tarts, Cheez-Its, juice boxes (single serving sizes and microwavable meals are preferred).  Food will be collected in AIPs daily and there are multiple chances for AIPs to win prizes!  This is a win-win for St. Charles's families and SCW.  In the spirit of Thanksgiving, let's be grateful that we can help support our community by donating food!  Click here for more information: SCW Food Drive.

-StuCo Members:  Please check the StuCo Google Classroom for the Adopt a Family information.  Please leave a comment saying what you will get for the families.  If you can't purchase items, you can donate money (for sponsors to get items) or bring a gift card to give the families.  Email Ms. Gates if you have any questions.

 -Renaissance will be recognizing SCW students who display specific character traits for Student of the Month.  The character trait for December is Positivity

-Please support the SCWest Players! On December 10th between 4-8pm show the flyer or mention SCWest Players at Bread Co! 20% of proceeds will go towards helping the drama department.

-Attention Students!! The Trading Post is now open during all lunches! Come by for snacks, energy drinks and COOKIES! Smoothies are sold every Wednesday!

-Library Reminder:  If you want to see what books are available (both in print and eBook), you can search Destiny Discover by accessing the Destiny link in the stcharlessd.org bookmarks folder.  Regardless of whether you are an in person or virtual student, if you need research assistance, resources, or help using online tools for class, please email me.  I will help however I can.  I am also able to Zoom during AIP if you need assistance with anything.  I'm here to serve you so don't hesitate to ask for help.  If you haven't joined the SCW Library Google Classroom with Tutorials and Research Resources, please do with the join code:  cosh32v  :) Ms. Gates

Club News

-Art Club!   Each week, Art Club will be doing a different activity which will be posted here in the announcements. Come join us Monday and/or Tuesday every week 2:30-3:30pm in H108 and try something new! Click on this link to see what we're doing the rest of the semester and if you need to bring anything to participate and for the Zoom link. Questions? Ask Ms. Martin!  

-BSU: Black Student Union meetings on Friday mornings are CANCELLED until further notice. 

-Dungeons and Dragons Club:  Please join our Google Classroom. The code is alj3tvq or click on the link here. We meet on Tuesdays from 2:30 - 4:30pm on Zoom and Ms. Joseph's room in B117.

-HOSA:  We will meet after school on Early out Wednesday’s at 1:30pm in Jameson’s room, if you cannot make it in person you can join us via zoom.  Join Zoom Meeting

https://stcharlessd.zoom.us/j/92955928785?pwd=S1lGN093RzBKZGtzSlZMWDhmb3p4dz09  Meeting ID: 929 5592 8785  Passcode: 324871

-KEY CLUB:  Key Club will now be meeting in the library every Thursday at 6:50 am.  All are welcome! Please come when you can!

-Renaissance:  We will meet after school on Thursday’s in Hockmeyer's room.  If you cannot be there in-person, please feel free to join through zoom link: https://stcharlessd.zoom.us/j/93484239531?pwd=bHU4L2V4akM4RDRHTjZXLzJ2NHQvQT09

-All of Us Club:  All meetings are temporarily on hold due to Covid-19 restrictions. 

-Please visit our website (https://www.stcharlessd.org/Activities) and check out all of our clubs at SCW.  More details to come!

Classroom News

***In-Person Students:  Please be aware that if you are an In-Person student but you attend class virtually, you will be marked absent.  Although we are happy that you are logging in and staying up with your class work, if you are not in the building, you will be marked absent.***

***Any virtual students who need to pick up materials for classes can stop by the Attendance Office between 7am and 3pm Monday through Friday.*** 

***Students at SCW are not encouraged to bring cell phones or other electronic devices to school.  If students choose to bring such items, they should be turned off and securely stored out of sight during the school day.  Cell phones may be used before school, after school, during passing periods and at lunch only.***

***Any student who thinks they may need a tutor, don't delay your success!  Stay ahead of the game and sign up with your counselor for a tutor today!***

Guidance News

-NEW - Virtual College Rep Visits during AIP (sign up with your SCOIR account) *Counselors will help you with this.

November 23rd - Webster University (2nd visit)

Winter 2020 ACT Test Dates:

December ACT test dates:

December 12th

Late fees apply starting November 7th – 20th

The cost is $55  SCWest High School Code: 262-852

For more information see your counselor or go to www.act.org


Tuesday, 11/24/2020

6:00pm - Varsity Girls Basketball @ Home vs. SCHS